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Harry Clay Ransley
Birth: Feb. 5, 1863
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Nov. 5, 1941
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

US Congressman. Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, he engaged in mercantile pursuits, served in the Pennsylvania State House of Representatives (1891-94), was Sheriff of Philadelphia County (1916-20) and chairman of the Republican city committee, (1916-19). In 1920, he was elected as a Republican to the Sixty-sixth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of J. Hampton Moore and reelected to the next seven succeeding Congresses, serving until 1937. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he resumed his mercantile pursuits until his death at age 78 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert H Ransley
  Mary A Irvin Ransley
 
 Spouse:
  Harriet Dilks Ransley (1868 - ____)*
 
 Children:
  Harriet Ransley (1909 - 1925)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
West Laurel Hill Cemetery
Bala Cynwyd
Montgomery County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
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Record added: Oct 11, 2000
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Harry Clay Ransley
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Harry Clay Ransley
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Rest in peace, cousin.
- Joseph R. Klett
 Added: Dec. 29, 2013

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 Added: Nov. 7, 2013

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